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  • Entomology 28105 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica xerophila
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Formica moki grundmanni
  • Parleys Canyon
  • North America: United States: Utah: Salt Lake
  • 5-11-38
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica xerophila Smith, M.R., 1939
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica xerophila
Identified by André Francoeur on 1969-12-31
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: In: Francoeur, A. 1973. Révision taxonomique des espèces néarctiques du groupe fusca, genre Formica (Formicidae, Hymenoptera). Mém. Soc. Entomol. Qué. 3: 1-316; p. 259
Formica moki grundmanni Cole, 1943
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica moki grundmanni
Identified by Arthur C. Cole, Jr.
Nature of ID: type ID
Formica moki grundmanni Cole, 1943
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica moki grundmanni
Identified by Arthur C. Cole, Jr. on 1943-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Cole 1943, Page 184, Syntype of Formica moki grundmanni

Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Utah
County: Salt Lake
Specific Locality: Parleys Canyon
Verbatim Locality: Parleys Canyon; Salt Lake Co., Utah
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 40.711891° -111.797988° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 1506 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 89; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Collecting Date: 5-11-38
Collectors
Albert Wendell Grundmann
Identifiers
collector number: U-36
type number: 28105
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined date=2014-10-10 determined by=Patrick McCormack
Remarks: Original publication, Cole (1943), indicates that specimen is a cotype, however MCZ Type book and specimen labels record that it is a paratype.
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